Definition of half-pint in English:

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A unit of capacity half as large as a pint.
Example sentences
  • The beers, which will be released on a weekly basis, will be available in half pints only for £ 1.50.
  • A unit is a small glass of wine or a half-pint of beer.
  • The newest filler for paper cartons turns out about 340 half pints a minute.

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